Department of Commerce - Sub-Departments
The Department of Commerce works to better the economy by creating jobs, working with trade, technology, entrepreneurship, economic development, environmental stewardship, and research. They are also a part of the U.S. Census and they help businesses and inventors to be granted patents and trademarks for their ideas and products. 
This page contains a list of sub-departments that are a part of the Department of Commerce. This is an active list that is open to change, and it is meant to be a convenient public reference, not an official list. All the sub-departments listed below are referenced from this department's government website , where an official list may be accessed.
Bureau of Industry and Security
Economics and Statistics Administration
Bureau of the Census
Bureau of Economic Analysis
Economic Development Administration
International Trade Administration
Minority Business Development Agency
National Institute of Standards and Technology
National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration
National Technical Information Service
National Telecommunications and Information Administration
Patent and Trademark Office
- 'About Commerce.' United States of America Department of Commerce. 06-07-2010. <http://www.commerce.gov/about-department-commerce>.